Compare 2005 Pontiac Vibe vs 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser

2005 Pontiac Vibe
2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser
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4-Door HB
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB 30 36 $16,016 $17,130
4-Door HB GT 25 32 $18,798 $20,105
4-Door HB AWD 26 31 $19,125 $20,455
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4-Door Wagon
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon 22 29 $12,812 $13,530
4-Door Wagon Touring 22 29 $14,664 $15,565
4-Door Wagon Limited 22 29 $16,484 $17,565
2-Door Convertible 22 29 $18,622 $19,405
4-Door Wagon GT 21 27 $21,489 $23,065
2-Door Convertible Touring 22 29 $21,664 $23,175
2-Door Convertible GT 21 27 $25,991 $27,930
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,016
$12,812
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,130
$13,530
Monthly Payment Estimate
$286 / month
$226 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
30 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
36 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Passenger Car Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
39.8 39.6
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.6 53.9
Front Leg Room (in)
41.8 40.6
Front Hip Room (in)
51.7 50.2
Second Leg Room (in)
36.3 40.9
Front Head Room (in)
40.6 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.0 84.3
Second Hip Room (in)
47.8 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.2 54.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 6.5
Length, Overall (in)
171.9 168.8
Height, Overall (in)
62.2 63.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.9 58.2
Wheelbase (in)
102.4 103.0
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 23.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.9 67.1
Track Width, Front (in)
59.6 58.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
19.3 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
54.1 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
- NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- TBD - 8.66 x 1.57
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - 10.94 x 0.9
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13 15.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.5 18
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 36.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.36 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Size
P205/55R16 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size
- TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QGF TNC
Spare Tire Order Code
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Tire Size
P205/55R16 P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code
QGF TNC
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2700 2924
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - 15 x 6.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.9 6.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas L4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
125 @ 4400 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
LV6 EDZ
Displacement
1.8L/109 2.4L/148
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
130 @ 6000 150 @ 5100
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
36 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
30 22
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.21 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04 1.95
Trans Order Code
MM5 DD5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.94 2.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.97
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.57 3.50
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - 8.98
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.34 1.36
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Compact Car Small Wagon
Vehicle Name
Pontiac Vibe Chrysler PT Cruiser
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - .95
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 25
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Macpherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32

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